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Thu, Sep 18, 2014

Sikorsky Selects UltraConductive Technology For The S-97 Raider

Lord Corporation Technology Offers Lightning Strike Protection

Sikorsky has selected UltraConductive films and coatings developed by Lord Corporation for lightning strike protection for the S-97 Raider program.

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Wed, Sep 17, 2014

B-29 Superfortress Nears Its First Flight In More Than 60 Years

Last Major Structural Pieces Installed On The Airplane

A major milestone has been reached in the effort to restore the B-29 Superfortress "Doc" to flying condition. Doc’s Friends, the Wichita-based nonprofit organization restoring the airplane, recently installed the flaps onto the aircraft. It was the last major structural piece to be installed onto the aircraft as part of this historic restoration.

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Wed, Sep 17, 2014

DARPA, LMC Conduct Flight Tests Of Aircraft Laser Turret

Flight Test Conducted Over Michigan Could Lead To Laser Weapons On Airplanes

The comparisons to Star Wars abound ... and maybe rightfully so. Lockheed Martin, the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), and the University of Notre Dame have demonstrated the airworthiness of a new beam control turret being developed for DARPA and AFRL to give 360-degree coverage for high-energy laser weapons operating on military aircraft.

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Tue, Sep 16, 2014

QF-16 Aerial Target Takes To The Sky

Provides More Realistic Training Than Aging QF-4s

The Air Force's newest aerial target took a major step toward preparing warfighters downrange with a realistic fourth-generation replication of what they may face on the battlefield.

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Tue, Sep 16, 2014

Leap Frogs Demonstration On 9/11 Anniversary Abruptly Cancelled

Were Scheduled To Jump Into M&T Bank Stadium In Baltimore

The U.S. Navy elite parachute team The Leap Frogs had been scheduled to skydive over M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore on Thursday ... the anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the United States ... landing in the stadium prior to the Ravens/Steelers game.

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